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Suspicious package found in Princes St Gardens ‘was explosive device’

Edinburgh
Jamie Dornan stars as Christian Grey in the film

Film fans shocked after couple’s x-rated cinema act

News
Raj Jandoo, pictured at his Edinburgh home

Former sheriff’s wife divorced him while he was on holiday

Edinburgh

In pictures: 10 Edinburgh urban myths everyone believed

News

Cross-party plea for St John’s children’s ward reopening

Health

The best Edinburgh areas to stay in

News

Plans to knock down former Portobello cinema rejected by council

Portobello

Topshop on Princes Street closed over safety concerns

Edinburgh

10 bizarre items we found during an Edinburgh beach clean

Edinburgh

Brian Monteith: Voting at 16? They can’t even use a sunbed

Brian Monteith
Craig Laidlaw gets to work as MSP Joe FitzPatrick and the other graduates of the work placement scheme look on. Picture: Alan Richardson

BT connects young workers with skills

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Staff member Beth Fisher at Earthy Food Stores, Canonmills. 'Pic Neil Hanna

Future of Earthy in doubt after business in administration

Edinburgh
Lisa Stephenson. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Cancer survivor who defied odds smashes Maggie’s fundraising aim

News 2
Fergus 'Johnnie' Graham completed 32 operational flights

Bomber Command gunner Fergus ‘Johnnie’ Graham remembered

News
Screenings for mothers and babies can be a lifeline for new mums. Picture: Cate Gillon

Parents could be allowed to bring babies to watch 15-rated films

Entertainment 3

Leith unites to help homeless man drenched with bucket of water

News 28
Ryan Montgomery receives the Dougie Geddes award from Corstorphine Rotary Club president Arthur Barlow

‘Remarkable’ Ryan is a real lifesaver

News 1

Top city firms named at Edinburgh Business Awards

Business 1

‘My sister was with me every step of the way to Everest Base Camp’

News 2

Family of Edinburgh mum who died in bin lorry crash agree £800k compensation

News

Suspicious package found in Princes St Gardens ‘was explosive device’

Edinburgh
Atik night club  where John Leslie was arrested. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

John Leslie pleads not guilty to sex assault at VIP Edinburgh club night

Edinburgh
The incident happened on the corner of Clerk Street. Picture; Google Maps

Man in a ‘serious condition’ after lunchtime assault in Edinburgh

Edinburgh
Police  images of the man and woman whom officers believe may be able to assist them with their enquiries.

CCTV images released of suspects who stole from 81-year-old woman

Edinburgh

Woman left ‘shaken’ following Sighthill underpass robbery

Edinburgh

Chief Inspector Alan Carson: Hitting back at violence and drugs

Opinion

Man robbed car before 100mph police chase ended in crash

Crime 1

Father who denies raping drunk woman was ‘just being a selfish pig’

Crime
Steam trains at Waverley Station (1949). The Edinburgh-Glasgow line was Scotland's first inter city railway. Picture: TSPL

From the archive: Edinburgh-Glasgow train line opens 176 years ago

Entertainment

ScotRail passengers hit by major signalling disruption

Transport
2 vehicles were involved in the incdent.

2 vehicles involved in crash at Fort Kinnard

Edinburgh
Emergency services are on the scene.

UPDATE: Incident cleared following accident on Quality Street

Edinburgh

In Pictures: 5 Edinburgh roads ‘ravaged by potholes’

Edinburgh

Huge repair backlog leaves Edinburgh roads ‘most potholed for 20 years’

News 20
Network Rail say 2500 staff will be working around the clock to complete the works. Picture: Contributed

Network Rail ‘will work around clock’ to finish £23m upgrades

News

Hunt for motorist who abandoned car on bypass causing traffic chaos

Edinburgh

Lesley Macinnes: We know potholes are frustrating

Edinburgh 1

Cycling allocated 10% of Edinburgh’s transport budget

Edinburgh 8

Edinburgh car parking rate rise branded ‘highway robbery’

Transport 19
The revamped Boroughmuir High School

Boroughmuir High evacuated on day it opens for first time

Edinburgh
Care at home is seen as the ideal situation for many.

Care in crisis: Edinburgh’s social care leader outlines how extra £4 million will be invested

News 1

University of Edinburgh students demand lecture strike compensation

News 4
Anas Sarwar said more needed to be done to encourage ethnic minorities to enter the teaching profession in Scotland. Picture: John Devlin

Scotland needs more ethnic minority head teachers, says Sarwar

Politics 3

Concerns over ‘diluted’ teacher training standards

News 1

Susan Morrison: Down with Proms, bring back school discos!

Opinion

Edinburgh University researcher in chemical spill alert

Edinburgh

Poor pupils in Edinburgh missing out on school uniform assistance

Education 3
St John's Hospital in Livingston

Cross-party plea for St John’s children’s ward reopening

Health
Thousands of Ventolin Accuhaler inhalers have been recalled

Thousands of asthma inhalers recalled in safety scare

News
A blue ribbon is used as a symbol to promote awareness of prostate cancer (Picture: Getty)

Steve Cardownie: I’m waiting for cancer test results

Opinion 1
Care at home is seen as the ideal situation for many.

Care in crisis: Edinburgh’s social care leader outlines how extra £4 million will be invested

News 1
Mervyn Miller (age 70)'. Edinburgh charity Birthlink help people affected by adoption.

Edinburgh pensioner mourns loss of funding for Birthlink charity

Health
Liz Leckie is planning to take her motorbike around Europe. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Liz Leckie: You can’t crush my spirit, Cancer

Opinion
Medical marijuana on display at a dispensary in Los Angeles, California. Picture: Getty

Calls for British boy to be given medical cannabis licence

News

Plans to curb junk food and takeaway portion size in Scotland

Politics

Lothian NHS staff worst hit over parking permit queue

Health 5

Concern over move to ‘centralise’ Edinburgh Royal Infirmary fixers

News 3

Family’s video of teen’s struggle with cerebral palsy goes viral

Our Region 3
A blue ribbon is used as a symbol to promote awareness of prostate cancer (Picture: Getty)

Steve Cardownie: I’m waiting for cancer test results

Opinion 1
Liz McAreavey is CEO of Edinburgh Chamber Of Commerce. Picture: Scott Louden

Liz McAreavey: Give something back and we will all profit

Opinion
Head of Social Bite Josh Littlejohn

Leader comment: What difference did Sleep in the Park make?

Opinion
Chief Inspector Alan Carson is the Local Area Commander for South West Edinburgh. Picture: Alistair Linford

Chief Inspector Alan Carson: Hitting back at violence and drugs

Opinion

Brian Monteith: Voting at 16? They can’t even use a sunbed

Opinion 1

Steve Cardownie: SNP shouldn’t lose sleep over Ritchie’s resignation

Opinion 1

Donald Anderson: Why potholes are an ever-present problem

Opinion 3

Daniel Johnson: SNP doesn’t value local solutions

Opinion

Social Bite sleep-out will pay for 600 homes for rough sleepers

News 1
Schoolgirl Ivy Hare, 17, a resident of Edinburgh but from Orange County, California, proudly shows off her polling card before  voting in the Scottish independence referendum (Picture: Getty)

Brian Monteith: Voting at 16? They can’t even use a sunbed

Opinion 1
Lewis Ritchie

Councillor denies sex harassment claims but admits drink problem

Politics
Edinburgh councillor Lewis Ritchie has quit the SNP and will continue as an independent

Steve Cardownie: SNP shouldn’t lose sleep over Ritchie’s resignation

Opinion 1
Former Edinburgh councillor Lewis Ritchie.

‘Punch’ row SNP councillor accused of sexual harassment

Edinburgh
Homes now on sale CALA Homes development "The Crescent" in the grounds of former Donaldson's College.

First look: luxury flats in the ground’s of former Donaldson’s school now on sale

Business

Holyrood to back higher taxes for middle-earning Scots

Politics 15

Care in crisis: Edinburgh’s social care leader outlines how extra £4 million will be invested

News 1

‘Punch’ row councillor Lewis Ritchie quits SNP

Politics 2

Donald Anderson: Why potholes are an ever-present problem

Opinion 3

Daniel Johnson: SNP doesn’t value local solutions

Opinion
Creative Scotland chief executive Janet Archer will give evidence to MSPs on Thursday.

MSPs told Creative Scotland is creating 'anxiety and distress'

Entertainment
Iain Banks was a hugely successful sci-fi author as well as a best-selling mainstream fiction writer.

Amazon to turn Iain Banks' sci-fi work into new TV series

Entertainment
The Sound of Music at Edinburgh Playhouse

Review: The Sound of Music - O’Byrne’s elfin Maria is a joy

Entertainment 1
Iain Banks was a hugely successful sci-fi author as well as a best-selling mainstream fiction writer.

Amazon to turn Iain Banks' sci-fi work into new TV series

Entertainment
Liz McAreavey is CEO of Edinburgh Chamber Of Commerce. Picture: Scott Louden

Liz McAreavey: Give something back and we will all profit

Opinion
A homeless taskforce will address rough sleeping in Edinburgh

Edinburgh facing ‘homeless crisis’ as £2m taskforce set for work

News 4
TSC chair Nicky Morgan. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

RBS slammed for poor treatment of small businesses

Business 1